American La France Simplex – Oldtimer in Rastede

The Company American La France is a subsidiary of Daimler Company. They produced fire-brigade-vehicles in the USA. Some were converted to race-cars. One of these I met at Vitage-RACE-DAYS in Rastede (Germany).

Titelfoto: Wilfried Fricke (Organizer of Vintage-RACE-Days in Rastede)

This owner of this `so called´ CAR ( from Switzerland) have joined the Vintage-Days in Rastede for the first time. This was a real `Special Event´ for everybody. With this I m going to post my first video onto my Blog. Here we go then:

This CAR is about 100 miles/ph fast with `Chain drive´:

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Go slowly, it`s easy

Last but not least:

Part of my finger may be included and I didn`t cut (edit) my video. The complete Version will be worked out later.

But look t that:

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This CAR is about 100 miles/ph fast with `Chain drive´


In Addition


The Winners-Cup


Thank YOU TWO!!